What is the writer trying to say in this story?

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Being Thereis a fairly complex work.  I think that one of the messages that underscores the novel is the idea that the modern setting is one in which human beings hear what they want to hear.  For those who interact with Chance, he reveals what it is they wish to hear.  Language and its reception has been constructed without the understanding of scrutinizing of what is its meaning, but rather what its meaning could be.  In this, our critical imagination has become both widened and...

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